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Exploring Active Volcano’s Caldera by eBike

  • [Kumamoto] Aso-shi
  • [Guided Tour] Outdoor & Adventure, Gastronomy and History & Culture

Cycling and Exploring the blessings of volcanoes and culture of Aso

Guided cycling tour to fully enjoy Aso’s rich nature and talking with local people
– Climbing up a hill where you can look down the field at a glance and listening to the story about the volcano
– Cycle around the rural landscapes and have an authentic lunch cooked with local vegetables. The secret of the deliciousness is pure water
– Try baking rice cakes like balloons
– Moving to a temple through back alley. Have Japanese tea in the tea room, strike a bell and feel Japanese culture.
– Strolling around a shrine and shopping street and learning the locals’ lives with volcanoes

10:00-10:20 Orientation in the tatami room in Michi-no-eki Aso
10:20-10:30 Practicing eBike in a park
10:30-11:00 Moving to a hill, Honzuka
11:00-11:20 Listening to a story about Mt.Aso, caldera and grasslands at the top of the hill, where the field can be seen
11:20-12:00 Cycling in the rural landscapes and enjoy a small shrine and old buildings
12:00-13:20 Baking rice cakes and having original vegetable lunch At Mochitoko – Might be able to try picking vegetables if you are lucky
13:20-13:25 Passing through bamboos and a cattle shed
13:25-13:35 A cedar called ‘Go’ou-san no Sugi’: It is said that the cedar is more than 1000 years old. It was struck by thunders before, but still alive.
13:35-14:00 Moving through back alleys
14:00-15:00 Japanese tea experience (Urasenke) and striking a bell at Gokuraku-ji
15:00-15:00 Moving
15:05-15:30 Strolling around Aso shrine and Monzenmachi shopping area: Enjoy footbath and shopping
15:30-15:35 Moving to water spring
15:35-15:45 Yakuinbaru natural spring
15:45-16:00 Moving and seeing Aso’s rich water springs
16:00    Finish at Michi-no-eki Aso

[Options] Zazen experience and Sutra copying experience are available. (please ask)
*Tour runs with an English and Japanese speaking tour guide.

Detailed information
Everyday from 20th March 2020
Start at 10:00 am
Time required
Approx. 6 hours
Target age
Anybody over 150 cm tall / Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Clothing / belongings
Please come with casual clothes and shoes. Pants, sneakers and backpacks are recommended. Not wide pants or sandals.
Experience fee
JPY 27,500 per a person (tax included)
A group of more than 2 people: JPY 22,000 per a person (tax incl.)

[Options] Ask us about the additional price for zazen experience, sutra copying experience.

[What's included] Fee of using facilities, rental bicycle, food and drinks (lunch, rice cakes and Japanese tea)
[What's not included] Personal expenses during cycling and transportation fees from/to the meeting place
- Needed over 150 cm height to participate.
- The tour will be canceled because of the bad weather.
Basic information
Name of facility
48, Uchinomaki, Aso shi, Kumamoto prefecture
Please come to the general information desk in Michi-no-eki Aso (1440-1, Kurokawa, Aso shi, Kumamoto prefecture)
[By train] 1 min walk from JR Aso station
Not available
Available at Michi-no-eki Aso
Reservation acceptability
Reservations available: Please contact us using the inquiry form below.
- This reservation will be confirmed after checking the availability.
- This tour will have a maximum of 6 travelers.
- The reservation is required 5 days prior. (by 12:00 am)
- Please let us know the following information: lead traveller's name and phone number and all travellers' full names, heights, birthdays and intended addresses (hotel's name and address).
- Please let us know if you have any food allergies and other religious dietary restrictions.
About cancellation fee
If you cancel within 1 day of the scheduled date, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Consult with concierge
A dedicated concierge can help arrange the original travel plan and arrange accommodation. Please feel free to contact us
+81-505317-4494(10:00 ~ 19:00)
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